eRetail News

eRetailing has been one of the major growth industries on the internet. That trend is set to continue so it is more important than ever to stay up-to-date with developments. You can do that with the daily eRetail news email from Wiser. eRetailing is a growing phenomenon both for bricks-and-mortar businesses - those that have physical shops, as well as an online element, to their business - and for businesses that trade exclusively online. It is a subsection of e-commerce, albeit a large subsection, and covers selling things on the internet. This can be products or services, business to business or business to consumer. It is also referred to as e-tailing or electronic retailing. Future developments in the sector are likely to include further growth in the use of mobile devices, improved delivery services for customers, and targeted personal marketing through technologies like context-aware devices. To get the latest eRetail news sign up for the tailored Wiser digest. It includes information on strategies, marketing and sector trends, as well as information on leading companies and emerging brands. It is all collated from the best sources on the internet and delivered straight to your inbox.

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What Stores Do With $90 Billion in Merchandise Returns
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Amazon Working To Combine Prime Now And Fresh
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Exclusive: Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of India's Flipkart - sources
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Warby Parker Expands Brick-And-Mortar Presence
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To help gain exposure and customer insights, Warby Parker is expanding its brick-and-mortar portfolio. The eyeglass retailer is aiming to have approximately 100 stores in the U.S. by the end of 2018, CNBC reported. Warby Parker currently has 64 stores in markets...
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Brand Management, eRetail
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To research a product, potential customers may turn to Google. But finding product information can be a bit of a cumbersome process. Consumers may have to scroll through many social media channels or product reviews to make an informed decision, after all....
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Your complete guide to Cashback Credit Cards
SAP BlogsAlisha Morgan
You hear the term “Cashback” a lot these days. Sometimes, you get cashback for shopping on eCommerce websites. At certain stores, you get cashback on paying cash for your purchase. Sometimes, you get cashback as
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Artificial Intelligence, eRetail
Ready or Not, It's Time to Embrace AI
Entrepreneur MagazineReshu Rathi
Image credit: MF3d | Getty Images Market leaders such as Amazon, eBay and Netflix are using artificial intelligence (AI) to take their customer experience to a whole new level. Meanwhile, many small-business owners still believe their web sites' live chat will be...
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eBay Inc, eRetail
What Stores Do With $90 Billion in Merchandise Returns
The Wall Street JournalErica E. Phillips
Retailers still celebrating their strongest holiday sales in years now face the less-pleasant task of disposing of billions of dollars in returned merchandise. Often, retailers offload rejected clothes, appliances and toys for pennies on the dollar through a vast ecosystem of resellers,...
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eRetail, Finance
UK retail sales show weak growth despite gym wear boost
BBC
Retail sales saw only a slight pick-up in January as rising prices continued to dampen shoppers' spending. UK sales volumes rose by just 0.1% in January from the previous month, the Office for National Statistics said. Sports equipment saw stronger sales than...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Amazon Working To Combine Prime Now And Fresh
PYMNTS.comPymnts
Amazon is reportedly engaged in a round of layoffs after combining Amazon Prime Now and AmazonFresh. According to a report in Yahoo! Finance, the layoffs are taking place in the company’s Seattle, Washington headquarters. By merging the two services, Yahoo! Finance reported...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Battle For Online Shoppers
MediaPostJack Loechner
The battle for online shoppers in the ecommerce and online grocery shopping space, shows “Amazon” to be almost always be the first company that comes to mind, says a whitepaper from Luth Research. The behemoth company boasts 43% of the country’s online...
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Exclusive: Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of India's Flipkart - sources
ReutersSankalp Phartiyal
MUMBAI () - Walmart Inc (WMT.N) is in talks to buy a stake of more than 40 percent in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, a direct challenge to Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) in Asia’s third-largest economy, two sources familiar with the matter said on...
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Walmart in talks to buy more than 40 percent of Flipkart: Sources
The Economic Times of IndiaSankalp Phartiyal
MUMBAI: Walmart Inc is in talks to purchase a stake of more than 40 percent in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart, a direct challenge to Amazon.com Inc in Asia's third-largest economy, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. In what would...
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